Interactive Session:
124. Challenging Cases in Infectious Diseases
Friday, October 6, 2017: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 20ABCD
Co-organized with the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • discuss the clinical presentation and diagnostics of challenging cases in infectious diseases
  • describe atypical presentations of certain Infectious Diseases
  • discuss clinical presentations mimicking Infectious Diseases

Target Audience: Academicians, Fellows, Healthcare workers, HIV clinicians, HIV specialists, Hospital epidemiologists, Microbiologists, Pharmacists

Tracks: Adult ID

Chair:  Hana M. El Sahly, MD, FIDSA, Baylor College of Medicine

Interactive Moderators:  Nesli Basgoz, MD, FIDSA, Massachusetts General Hospital and Henry Chambers, MD, FIDSA, University of California, San Francisco

Interactive Panelists:  Lisa G. Winston, MD, University of California, San Francisco and Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center , Sarah Hammond, MD, Brigham & Women's Hospital , Stan Deresinski, MD, FIDSA, Stanford University School of Medicine and James Cutrell, MD, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

10:30 AM
Guest Presenter: Christina Petridou
Christina Petridou, MD
10:50 AM
Guest Presenter: Pedro Puerta-Alcalde
Pedro Puerta-Alcalde, MD

CME Credits: Maximum of 1.50 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

ACPE Credits: ACPE 1.50 application-based contact hours of pharmacy CE

ACPE Number: 0221-9999-17-275-L01-P


H. M. El Sahly, None

N. Basgoz, None

H. Chambers, None

L. G. Winston, None

S. Hammond, Merck: Investigator , Research support

J. Cutrell, None

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